ATG40 protein (Saccharomyces cerevisiae) - STRING interaction network
"ATG40" - Putative protein of unknown function in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
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ATG40Putative protein of unknown function; YOR152C is not an essential gene; Acts as a receptor for reticulophagy. Directs autophagic sequestration of folded tubules/sheets derived from the cortical endoplasmic reticulum (cER) and the cytoplasmic endoplasmic reticulum (cytoER) into autophagosomes. Is not required for the cytoplasm-to-vacuole targeting pathway, mitophagy, pexophagy, and non-selective autophagy (256 aa)    
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Putative protein of unknown function; Acts as a receptor for reticulophagy and nucleophagy. Directs autophagic sequestration of double-membrane vesicles derived from the nuclear envelope and perinuclear endoplasmic reticulum (pnER) into autophagosomes. Is not required for the cytoplasm-to-vacuole targeting pathway, mitophagy, pexophagy, and non-selective autophagy (398 aa)
Component of autophagosomes and Cvt vesicles; undergoes conjugation to phosphatidylethanolamine (PE); Atg8p-PE is anchored to membranes, is involved in phagophore expansion, and may mediate membrane fusion during autophagosome formation; Ubiquitin-like modifier involved in cytoplasm to vacuole transport (Cvt) vesicles and autophagosomes formation. With ATG4, mediates the delivery of the vesicles and autophagosomes to the vacuole via the microtubule cytoskeleton. Required for selective autophagic degradation of the nucleus (nucleophagy) as well as for mitophagy which contributes to regu [...] (117 aa)
Putative protein of unknown function; identified by expression profiling and mass spectrometry (71 aa)
Adapter protein for pexophagy and the cytoplasm-to-vacuole targeting (Cvt) pathway; directs receptor-bound cargo to the phagophore assembly site (PAS) for packaging into vesicles; required for recruiting other proteins to the (PAS); Involved in cytoplasm to vacuole transport (Cvt), pexophagy, mitophagy and nucleophagy. Recruits mitochondria for their selective degradation via autophagy (mitophagy) during starvation, through its interaction with ATG32. Works as scaffold proteins that recruit ATG proteins to the pre-autophagosome (PAS), the site of vesicle/autophagosome formation. Requir [...] (1178 aa)
Mitochondrial ribosomal protein of the large subunit (163 aa)
Dubious open reading frame unlikely to encode a functional protein, based on available experimental and comparative sequence data (116 aa)
Dubious open reading frame; induced by zinc deficiency; YHR214W-A has a paralog, YAR068W, that arose from a segmental duplication (161 aa)
Integral membrane protein of unknown function; member of the SUN-like family of proteins; genetic interactions suggest a role in folding of ER membrane proteins; May be involved in membrane protein folding (PubMed-19325107). Required for localization of MPS3 to the nuclear envelope (PubMed-23275891) (587 aa)
Member of a transmembrane complex required for efficient folding of proteins in the ER; null mutant displays induction of the unfolded protein response; The EMC seems to be required for efficient folding of proteins in the endoplasmic reticulum (ER) (108 aa)
NADHX epimerase; catalyzes isomerization of (R)- and (S)-NADHX; homologous to AIBP in mammals and the N- terminal domain of YjeF in E.coli; enzyme is widespread in eukaryotes, prokaryotes and archaea; the authentic, non-tagged protein is detected in /.../y purified mitochondria in high-throughput studies; Catalyzes the epimerization of the S- and R-forms of NAD(P)HX, a damaged form of NAD(P)H that is a result of enzymatic or heat-dependent hydration. This is a prerequisite for the S- specific NAD(P)H-hydrate dehydratase to allow the repair of both epimers of NAD(P)HX (246 aa)
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Saccharomyces cerevisiae
NCBI taxonomy Id: 4932
Other names: Candida robusta, Pachytichospora, S. cerevisiae, Saccharomyces, Saccharomyces capensis, Saccharomyces cerevisiae, Saccharomyces italicus, Saccharomyces oviformis, Saccharomyces uvarum var. melibiosus, lager beer yeast, yeast
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